Healthy Snack Recipes for Kids: Chili Cheese Popcorn


Healthy Snack Recipes for Kids: Chili Cheese Popcorn

healthy snack recipes for kids

It was movie night at Granny’s house, and we were in the mood for something different than our usual snacks. We whipped up this Chili Cheese Popcorn in less than 10 minutes. It was easy, quick, and yummy!

Chili Cheese Popcorn


  • 8 cups popcorn (1/4 cup unpopped kernels)
  • 2 tablespoons butter or margarine
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese


  1. Pop popcorn and set aside in a large bowl.
  2. Melt butter in a small saucepan. Remove from heat.
  3. Stir in chili powder and garlic powder with a wooden spoon or whisk.
  4. Drizzle butter over popcorn. Toss to coat.
  5. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese. Toss again to coat.

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Do you do anything to flavor your popcorn? Share in the comments below!

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  1. My 8 year old granddaughter loves her popcorn. That is her go to snack if nothing else works. this is a good idea to have her try!